A Murder of Quality

Unabridged Audiobook

Written By: John Le Carre

Narrated By: Michael Jayston

Publisher: Penguin Audio

Date: September 2012

Duration: 4 hours 43 minutes


'Fielding and Jebedee were dead, Steed-Asprey vanished. Smiley where was he?'John le Carré's second novel, A Murder of Quality, offers an exquisite, satirical look at an elite private school as it chronicles the early development of George Smiley. Miss Ailsa Brimley is in a quandary. She's received a peculiar letter from Mrs. Stella Rode, saying that she fears her husband an assistant master at Carne School is trying to kill her. Reluctant to go to the police, Miss Brimley calls upon her old wartime colleague, George Smiley. Unfortunately, it's too late. Mrs. Rode has just been murdered. As Smiley takes up the investigation, he realizes that in life as in espionage nothing is quite what it appears.